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Old 16th October 2012
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Olympus' latest patent

If you haven't already seen it, a Japanese site has highlighted a patent application by Olympus which centres around modified sensor microlenses of different heights that could help enable the efficiency of contrast detect autofocus.

I am detecting some signals that this may be linked to the promised solution for Four Thirds lens users. Anyway, the article via Google Translate can be found here:

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